Dan Rogers

Legal Director

P 07 3034 0000
F 07 3034 0099
mail@robertsonogorman.com.au

Dan is our Legal Director. He has obtained a Specialist Accreditation in Criminal Law; making him one of the top-performing solicitors in Queensland. He was named as a leading criminal lawyer in Queensland and Australia by Doyle’s Leading Lawyers List in 2015, 2016 and 2017. Dan is highly experienced and widely regarded.

Dan regularly presents to other solicitors at Queensland Law Society conferences and seminars. He conducts guest lectures on criminal law at the University of Queensland. He has been published in law journals and has contributed to legal texts on criminal law. He is a true expert. Dan also represents legal and health professionals facing disciplinary allegations as well as individuals and companies facing workplace investigations.

Dan holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and a Bachelor of Arts (with majors in psychology and criminology). He also holds a Masters of Law from Melbourne University (with Honours). He has practised across Australia but has also worked at the International Criminal Court (The Hague, Netherlands) in the Office of Public Counsel for Defence.

Dan has a passion and commitment for social justice and human rights. He is the Secretary of Caxton Legal; Queensland’s largest community legal centre. He is a member of the ethics committee of the Queensland Law Society. He is a member of the Queensland Sentencing Advisory Council, advising the Attorney-General on sentencing matters.

As a solicitor advocate, Dan regularly argues his own cases in the higher courts instead of briefing counsel. He is ambitious and confident in his representation of clients at all court levels. Dan is empathetic to the plights faced by criminal defendants. He enjoys helping people through complex legal problems so that they can get their lives back.

Dan is married with one son and one daughter.

Dan Rogers

Legal Director

P 07 3034 0000
F 07 3034 0099
mail@robertsonogorman.com.au

Dan first joined Robertson O’Gorman Solicitors in 2005. He is one of the two Directors of the firm. Dan has obtained a Specialist Accreditation in Criminal Law, making him one of the top-performing solicitors in Queensland and one of 28 people in Queensland to receive that accreditation. He graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts majoring in psychology and criminology.

Dan regularly presents to other solicitors at Queensland Law Society conferences and seminars on criminal law. He also conducts guest lectures on criminal law at the University of Queensland. He has been published in various law journals and has contributed to legal texts on criminal law. In 2013, he started his own blog, http://danrogers.com.au/ where he regularly posts about current criminal law and social justice issues. In 2012, Dan completed a Masters of Law from Melbourne University (with Honours). Also in 2012, he worked at the International Criminal Court (The Hague, Netherlands) in the Office of Public Counsel for Defence.

Dan has a long association with Caxton Community Legal Centre where he is currently the Secretary of that organisation. He is a member of the ethics committee of the Queensland Law Society. He is also a member of the Queensland Sentencing Advisory Council, advising the Attorney-General on sentencing matters.

Dan was named as a leading criminal lawyer in Queensland and Australia by Doyle’s Leading Lawyers List in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

As a solicitor advocate, Dan regularly argues his own cases in the higher courts instead of briefing counsel. He is ambitious and confident in his representation of clients at all court levels. As well as practising as a criminal law specialist, Dan often represents legal and health professionals facing disciplinary allegations. He also represents individuals and companies facing workplace investigations.

Dan is married with one son and one daughter.